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Natural burial site for ashes: Aylesbury Vale Buckinghamshire:

Looking for a natural burial / interment site for ashes? We have teamed up with a recommend natural burial company that offers this service. The site at Long Furlong, as the meadow is known, is typical of the surrounding area of the Aylesbury Vale in Buckinghamshire – a wide open landscape with big skies. Unhurried, tranquil […]

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Forestry Commission Scotland policy on scattering ashes

Good news, Forestry Commission Scotland has a more progressive and enlightened view of dealing with those who wish to scatter the ashes of a loved one compared to their neighbours south of the border. Scotland’s National Forest Estate covers nearly 9% of Scotland and comprises forests, woodland and open ground.  And in their words ‘It’s […]

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Dartmoor National Park Authority: Policy on scattering ashes

The Dartmoor Park Authority is what I would term a reluctant acceptor. They do not advertise or generally recommend the scattering of ashes, and so there is no reference to it on their website. They say there is no ‘official’ policy, however I did find their unofficial advice note, and these are the salient points… The first point is that the […]

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Scottish Wildlife Trust Policy on cremated remains

This is there policy summary: Scottish Wildlife Trust (SWT) will not permit burials of bodies or ashes on its wildlife reserves. However, SWT is happy to consider the scattering of ashes in a sensitive manner on reserves, and in exceptional circumstances will also consider memorials. You are supposed to contact the relevant Scottish Wildlife Trust Conservation […]